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November 3, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

Carved Wood Figure of a Woman Lifting Her Skirt

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Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3167BLocation: BostonDate / Time: November 03, 2018 10:00AM


Carved Wood Figure of a Woman Lifting Her Skirt, America, c. 1925-35, the figure with accentuated carved body details posed with arms suggestively lifting her skirt, wearing high-heeled shoes, old varnished surface, with custom base, ht. 8 3/8 in.

Provenance: Ricco/Maresca, New York, 1995.

Literature: Illustrated in Roger Ricco and Frank Maresca, American Vernacular, New Discoveries in Folk, Self-taught, and Outsider Sculpture (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 2002),p. 133.
The Marvill Collection
Estimate $3,000-5,000

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